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Revue Starlight: The Movie

In 2019, Revue Starlight hit the anime scene with a bang. It was shiny, with a setup of a Takarazuka-like school, the intensity of competition and performance and…

Okazu

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This Week in Anime - The Adolescence of Revue Starlight

Chris and Steve attempt to decipher the theatrical teenage emotions of Revue Starlight the Movie. Also: the giraffe is scarier in this one.

Anime News Network - Views

Kageki Shojo!! Volume 6 (Manga Review)

A review of Kageki Shoujo!! volume 6 by Kumiko Saiki published by Seven Seas Entertainment.

Yuri Stargirl

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464th G-View: Shoujo☆Kageki Revue Starlight The Movie

Note: While not mandatory it is highly recommended to watch the recap movie “Revue Starlight Rondo Rondo Rondo”. It is mostly a recap of the important scenes in…

The Yuri Empire

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Tomohiro Furukawa, Revue Starlight The Movie, And The Legacy Of Experience-Centric Anime

Tomohiro Furukawa draws from the philosophy and methods of living legends like Mamoru Oshii, Hideaki Anno, and his mentor Kunihiko Ikuhara. He reconstructs their teaching and his influences…

Sakuga Blog

Revue Starlight The Movie

Revue Starlight The Movie addresses and fixes nearly all my quibbles with the series by burning off the fat and violently compressing the remaining stylistic meat into a…

Anime News Network - Views

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All the World’s a Stage

There’s a musical I once saw called Follies, with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. It’s a story about former stage performers who return to their old haunting…

Isn't It Electrifying?

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Sakugabooru Animation Awards 2021

Our yearly animation awards have once again gathered animators, directors, producers, writers, translators, fans, and everything in between to pick the greatest contributions to anime and the world…

Sakuga Blog

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Secret Santa Review: Kageki Shojo!!

Welcome to Anime Secret Santa, a gift exchange — founded by our friends at Reverse Thieves and currently run by the AGC Podcast — where the gifts are…

Ani-Gamers

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15 Anime Series Based on Gacha Games

Do you ever wonder why there are so many open-ended one season anime series out there? One of the lesser known tidbits about the anime industry is that…

Recommend Me Anime

Revue Starlight – Twinkle

Revue Starlight was really not the show I expected it to be, but that doesn't mean it was bad. It brought a lot of things in it's own…

I drink and watch anime

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Anime Series Like Opera Girl

After being forced out of her idol group due to a stalker fostering her discomfort with men, Ai Narata seeks to use her talents at the prestigious Kouka…

Recommend Me Anime

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First Impression: Kageki Shojo!!

The Red Flower Opera Music School (Kouka for short), trains young women for the all-female acting troupe of the same name, and is auditioning its 100th class. With…

Beneath the Tangles

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Yuri News Update: June 2021

After a little break, we’re back with another roundup of yuri news stories, so sit back and enjoy yet another Yuri News Update. As always, if we missed…

YuriReviews and More

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Yuri News Update: May 2021

No disrespect to the other things on this month’s News Update, but it might as well only be about Madoka★Magica~ Yes, the sequel to Rebellion has FINALLY been…

YuriReviews and More

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Revue Starlight (Collector’s Edition Blu-ray) Unboxing

The collector’s edition Blu-ray release of Revue Starlight recently went on offer, and I decided to pick it up!

The Normanic Vault

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Yuri Anime 2021

Just like our Yuri Anime 2013, Yuri Anime 2014, Yuri Anime 2015, Yuri Anime 2016, Yuri Anime 2017, Yuri Anime 2018, Yuri Anime 2019, and Yuri Anime 2020…

YuriReviews and More

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Yuri News Update: January 2021

It’s an all-new year but the same ol’ Yuri News Update that you know and don’t seem to hate too much. :D This month’s update seems to be…

YuriReviews and More

Who I am.

Alright, this post was meant to go out a good month ago, and I have no reason for delaying it. I’m just a terrible blogger, with no real…

Anime Solstice

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Anime On the Big Screen: “Made in Abyss: Dawn of the Deep Soul”

Venue: Dendy Cinemas, Level 2, North Quarter, Canberra Centre, 148 Bunda Street, Canberra City, ACT Date: Thursday 8 October 2020 Distri...

The Melancholic Middle Aged Anime Fan

My return to Revue Starlight: J’ai besoin de m’améliorer en Français.

Every week I say I’ll think of a decent title for my Revue Starlight posts, and every week they never happen. So now we’re at the last one,…

Anime Solstice

Yuri News Update: September 2020

As we do at the beginning of every month, it’s time to recap what’s been going on in the world of yuri. If we missed something important, feel…

YuriReviews and More

My return to Revue Starlight: The Yuri Has Been Doubled!

In case you haven’t been following, this is post number 4 in my Revue Starlight project. These posts weren’t meant to go in any kind of chronological order,…

Anime Solstice

My return to Revue Starlight: The Official Mahiru Tsuyuzaki Fan Club.

Sooooo…you can take a wild guess at what this third post is going to be about. That one girl who chases after her beloved Karen, who feels left…

Anime Solstice

Yuri Network News – (百合ネットワークニュース) – August 15, 2020

Yuri Anime We’re starting this week off with some song and dance. Rafael Antonio Pineda at ANN has the details of the upcoming Revue Starlight film and the…

Okazu

My return to Revue Starlight: Part 2, Electric Boogaloo.

I’m a fair bit into Revue Starlight now. (Ba)karen has stormed into the fight club causing all kinds of ripples, but she’s the idiot main protagonist, so we…

Anime Solstice

Shoujo Kageki Revue Starlight – Final Review

Back in 2018, I haven’t got the chance to watch Shoujo Kageki Revue Starlight. While it took a while to get a chance to watch it, I am so…

Chikorita157's Anime Blog

Yuri News Update: August 2020

It’s that time of the month again, time to go over what’s been happening in the world of yuri anime, manga, and visual novels. So sit back, relax,…

YuriReviews and More

Shoujo Kageki Revue Starlight – Episodes 7-9 – Nana’s Endless Starlight

Believe it or not, Nana is the most supportive member of the group. However, there is something about her that she is not hiding. I’ll give you one…

Chikorita157's Anime Blog

Shoujo Kageki Revue Starlight – Episodes 4-6 – Runaway Dates, Green Eyed Miharu, and The Unbreakable Promise

After Karen lost against Maya last time, Hikari gave Karen a big slap of reality. Before Karen knew it, Hikari mysteriously disappears. Meanwhile, the sense of Invidia inside…

Chikorita157's Anime Blog

Shoujo Kageki Revue Starlight – Episodes 1-3 – Karen Joins the Fight For Brilliance

Back in 2018 when it aired, I haven’t had the chance to watch Revue Starlight. This is mostly because I didn’t have a Hidive subscription. However, I did…

Chikorita157's Anime Blog

Nonon’s Otaku Theater: Spring Anime 2020, Week 10

I made the decision recently to return to a show that I slung a lot of mud at in a past season. I’ll be re-watching Shoujo Kageki Revue…

TheOASG

Yuri News Update: June 2020

It’s the first Wednesday in June, which means it’s time for yet another Yuri News Update. If I missed a news story worth mentioning, feel free to mention…

YuriReviews and More

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Year 1 Issue 16

Arcadia Dragnet, Year 1, Issue 16   April 15 - 21, 2020 Welcome back to Arcadia Dragnet. Hope you all…

Arcadia Dragnet

Revue Starlight: Well Staged Mysteries

I honestly have a hard time starting this post for a wide variety of reasons. The main reason is the niche fame and favoritism from on this series.…

Mechanical Anime Reviews

Funomenal Rear-view Contemplation: Best of Film & Game Music 2019

If I were to think back to where I was in 2009, as a reference point for the decade that has just gone by…time REALLY didn’t go by…

ATMA & Funomena

Ten Series From the Previous Decade I Regret Sleeping On

I sleep on a lot of things. That of course includes beds, but couches and car seats are also not safe from me under certain conditions. I’m not…

The Lily Garden

Favorite anime of the decade 2010-2019: Honorable Mentions

The fact that I’ve been blogging about anime for a decade makes me feel old, but also weirdly accomplished. Despite monthly gaps, I’ve been plugging away at this…

atelier emily

Revue Starlight Roundtable Discussion | A Revue With The Music Production Team – Part II

As September 2018 draws to a close, the TV anime Shojo Kageki Revue Starlight has, for the moment, come to an end. Now that everything has come to…

ATMA & Funomena

Revue Starlight Roundtable Discussion | A Revue With The Music Production Team – Part I

Shojo Kageki Revue Starlight: the franchise that has taken its ‘musical x anime mixed media’ concept and turned it into a myriad of different projects. The TV anime,…

ATMA & Funomena

#61 - Best Anime of 2018

2018 was a titanic year for anime, and we're here to tell you about some of the best series' and movies of the year! By no means did…

Third Impact Anime Podcast

OSMcast! Show #146: The OSMawards: Top 15 in 2018

2018 was a year. A year were things happened.Mostly terrible, but there was some stuff hiding around, poking about. At the very least, fifteen things. Well, actually sure…

OSMcast! Anime, Games, Interviews, & More!

[12 Days 2018] Day 11: Best of Anime, Part 1!

Welcome to Through the Painting’s third iteration of the annual Top Anime Awards! This is where I run through what I’ve seen of this year’s anime and award…

Through the painting

[12 Days 2018] Day 9: Thank you for the smiles

Management: this year I began my first idol show. Idolmaster is good, y’all. Also, if you were expecting a serious post, look elsewhere. Spoilers for episode 20 of The Idolmaster.…

Through the painting

[12 Days 2018] Day 4: Planet With: Violence, Love, and Redemption

Management: 12 days of Anime continues with Planet With, the highlight of the Summer. Spoilers ahead. This Summer was an OK season with some highlights. HeroAca continued its Saturday…

Through the painting

The 10 Best Anime of Summer 2018, #5 – #1

Hello again. Since I have a little space to fill before we move onto my top 5 best anime of the summer season – which I promise will…

The Null Set

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Summer 2018 End of Season Overview

Well, I never did a mid-season review this season, mostly because I’m not watching much and I was really busy around that time. But now that the season…

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